Medicinal ingredients: Each lozenge contains: Extract of Ricola’s herb mixture 23.19 mg: lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) aerials 14.50 mg [1.25:1, QCE 18.13 mg], peppermint (Mentha piperita) aerials 2.90 mg [1.25:1, QCE 3.63 mg], thyme (Thymus vulgaris) aerials 1.70 mg [1.25:1, QCE 2.13 mg], sage (Salvia officinalis) aerials 1.55 mg [1.25:1, QCE 1.94 mg], hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) aerials 1.55 mg [1.25:1, QCE 1.94 mg], elder (Sambucus nigra) flower 0.30 mg [1.25:1, QCE 0.38 mg], linden (Tilia cordata) flower 0.30 mg [1.25:1, QCE 0.38 mg], wild thyme (Thymus serpyllum) aerials 0.13 mg [1.25:1, QCE 0.16 mg], horehound (Marrubium vulgare) aerials 0.13 mg [1.25:1, QCE 0.16 mg], mallow (Malva silvestris) leaves 0.13 mg [1.25:1, QCE 0.16 mg]. QCE = Quantity crude equivalent. Menthol (mint leaf) 0.78 mg, peppermint oil (menthae piperitae aetheroleum), peppermint leaf (50% Menthol) 1.46 mg.
Non-medicinal ingredients: Sugar, glucose syrup, citric acid, natural flavour (lemon oil), colourant (beta-carotene).
Recommended use or purpose: For the temporary relief of coughs and sore throat.
Recommended dose: (Adults and children over 12 years of age): Dissolve one lozenge slowly in the mouth every 1– 2 hours up to
a maximum of 10 lozenges per day.
Duration of use: Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist beyond one week.
Cautions and warnings:
- If symptoms are severe or persist for more than 2 days consult a doctor.
- Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have gallstones, anemia, hiatus hernia or gastroesophageal reflux.
- If cough worsens, persists for more than
7 days or is accompanied by high fever consult a doctor.
Contraindications: Do not use during pregnancy or breast feeding. Do not purchase if package is open.
All Ricola products are considered gluten free according to Health Canada regulations and are therefore suited for persons with gluten intolerance.
All Ricola products are considered lactose free according to Health Canada regulations and are suitable for persons with lactose intolerance.